Beverly S. Strohwig, 73
S. Strohwig (nee Ninke), 73, passed away on Sunday, March 11, 2012.
Beverly was born on Sept. 20, 1938 in Milwaukee to Edward and Leona (nee
Borkenhagen) Ninke. She was born and raised in Milwaukee where she was a
graduate of Washington High School, Class of 1956. She worked as a
secretary until Jan. 22, 1966 when she married Egbert Strohwig and began
her family. Beverly was an active member of the Channel 10 Auction, and
the Richfield Womens Club.
Beverly loved going to Potowatomi Casino, dog races and wagering of any
kind. She loved sports and being active in general. Beverly enjoyed
watching her grandchildren in all their events and just being a grandma!
Beverly is survived by her husband Egbert; children Gary (Emily) of
Slinger and Michelle of Hubertus; and grandchildren Kendra, McKenzie,
Alexander, and Christina. She is further survived by her brothers-in-law
Wolfgang (Judith) Strohwig and Lester Neubauer, nieces, nephews other
relatives and friends. Beverly is preceded in death by her parents Edward
and Leona Ninke, brothers Warren and Gerald Ninke, and sisters Shirley
Neubauer, June Manthey and Virginia Buechs.
A memorial service for Beverly will be at 7 p.m. on Friday, March 16, 2012
at the Phillip Funeral Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive in West Bend) with
Pastor Jay Thorson presiding. Visitation will be from 5-6:45 p.m. on
Friday, March 16, 2012 at the funeral home ONLY.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262)